General Call, Kyrgyzstan

ACDI/VOCA

Since 1963 and in 148 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion.

General Call, Kyrgyzstan

ACDI/VOCA is seeking candidates for multiple positions for an upcoming Green Economy Activity in Kyrgyzstan, funded by USAID. These positions are reserved for entry level professionals with a special commitment to climate, environment, and the socioeconomic development of Kyrgyzstan. ACDI/VOCA strives to recruit a cadre of junior professionals to cultivate the next generation of experts in green economy for the country.

The anticipated program will address climate related issues in the economy of Kyrgyzstan. The Activity will include work on a policy framework for sustainable green solutions in the economy and the promotion of practices that contribute to a green economy within the private and public sectors.

The program is anticipated to start in 2024 and this position will be based in Kyrgyzstan.

Responsibilities

Seeking Junior Experts with interest/expertise in the below areas:

  • Eco – tourism
  • Renewal Energy
  • Green Economy
  • Construction
  • Agriculture

Qualifications

  • Strong commitment to promoting socioeconomic growth in Kyrgyzstan through green solutions, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, preserving the environment and ensuring strong social inclusion.
  • Academic degree not required, bachelor’s or master’s degree in the relevant field is desired.
  • 0 – 5 years of experience in relevant field
  • Legal status to work in Kyrgyzstan is required
  • Fluency in English is highly desirable. Proficiency in Russian and/or a local language is required.

Kyrgyz nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Please apply by sending your CV to [email protected] and responding to the following survey: https://forms.office.com/r/aCCnp43fPL The applications will be reviewed promptly upon receipt, only finalists will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. ACDI/VOCA will never request payment or charge a fee to apply for any position.


Deadline: 29-May-24